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THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE REPORTS THE FOLLOWING ARRESTS:

Christopher D. Scallions, 25, of 215 South 19th Street, Mattoon, was arrested August 1 for domestic battery.

Justin L. Price, 21, of 801 East Poplar Street, Taylorville, was arrested August 1 on a bond forfeiture for the manufacturing and delivery of 10 to 30 grams of cannabis.

Amber L. Bradshaw, 24, of 2701 North South 8th Street, Springfield, was arrested August 2 on a bond forfeiture for burglary.

 

THE TAYLORVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT REPORTS THE FOLLOWING:

ARRESTS:

On August 1 at 4:48pm, Officer's located Justin L. Price, 21, at 891 East Poplar. Taylorville Police Department officers knew Price to have a valid Christian County failure to appear warrant. Dispatch confirmed the warrant through the Law Enforcement Agencies Data System. Price was placed under arrest and transported to Christian County Correctional Center.

On August 1, a Taylorville Police Department officer saw Nicole L. Gaynor-Erwin, 21, of Taylorville on the corner of Second Street and South Washington. The officer knew her license ti be suspended and stopped the vehicle. The officer verifies the driving status through the Law Enforcement Agencies Data System. Gaynor was arrested and transported to Taylorville Police Department where she was processed and released on a notice to appear.

 

ACCIDENTS:

On August 1 at 10:17am, Sean C. Graham, 26, of Taylorville was traveling west on East Park Street. Joshua A. Prose, 40, was traveling north on Walnut Street. Graham said he had dropped an item inside the vehicle, attempted to get it and took his eyes off the road. Graham struck Prose in the passenger side area. Prose said that he had a green light. Graham said he was not sure if the light was green for westbound traffic. No injuries were reported.

 
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